IMPACTS ROUNDUP: Bravo Party Shop opens at permanent location, and more

(Courtesy Bravo Party Shop)
(Courtesy Bravo Party Shop)

(Courtesy Bravo Party Shop)

Here is a roundup of business news in and around Clear Lake and League City.

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Joe’s Crab Shack opened a boardwalk location at 7 Kemah Boardwalk, Kemah in late May. The informal chain serves baskets of fried seafood, popular seafood steam pots and oversized cocktails, as well as a new burger bar casual dining concept, per the restaurant’s website. Joe’s is open daily for lunch and dinner, with happy hour specials Monday through Friday. 281-334-9049. www.joescrabshack.com

Deep Waters Academy will begin classes this fall, operating out of Hope Church at 770 Pineloch Drive, Houston. As a University-Model School, the academy offers “the best attributes of private education with the best attributes of homeschooling,” Head of School Amelia Chiara said. Students in grades K-7 receive instruction on-campus twice a week. The academy aims to partner with Christian parents in the education and formation of their children through engaging, hands-on curriculum and small class sizes, Chiara said. 281-694-5582. www.deepwatersacademy.org

Relocations


Bravo Party Shop celebrated its grand opening July 29 at its new location at 2951 Marina Bay Drive, Ste. 120, League City. The shop opened in October at Ste. 216 while its permanent space at Ste. 120 was being built. The business sells celebration items and party items, including balloons, candy, costumes and decorations. 832-864-2616. www.bravopartyshop.com
By Colleen Ferguson

Reporter, Bay Area

A native central New Yorker, Colleen worked as an editorial intern with the Cy-Fair and Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood editions of Community Impact Newspaper before joining the Bay Area team in 2020. She covers public education, higher education, business and development news in southeast Houston. Colleen graduated in 2019 from Syracuse University and the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, where she worked for the university's independent student newspaper The Daily Orange. Her degrees are in journalism and Spanish language and culture. When not chasing a story, Colleen can be found petting cats and dogs, listening to podcasts, swimming or watching true crime documentaries.

By Jake Magee

Editor, Bay Area & Pearland/Friendswood

Jake has been a print journalist for several years, covering numerous beats including city government, education, business and more. Starting off at a daily newspaper in southern Wisconsin, Magee covered two small cities before being promoted to covering city government in the heart of newspaper's coverage area. He moved to Houston in mid-2018 to be the editor for and launch the Bay Area edition of Community Impact Newspaper. Today, he covers everything from aerospace to transportation to flood mitigation.


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